The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

We will begin accepting requests for Fall 2016 slots on June 1.

Contact:  Andrew Newman and  Benjamin Shappee

Event Date Speaker Video URL
November 6, 2015 - 12:15pm Ben Montet (Caltech)
Brown Dwarfs and Planets with Kepler and K2
November 13, 2015 - 12:15pm Gail Zasowski (Johns Hopkins University)
New Tools for Galactic Archaeology from the Milky Way
November 20, 2015 - 12:15pm Garrett Somers (Ohio State)
The Impact of Rotation and Starspots on Pre-Main Sequence Stellar Evolution
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November 27, 2015 - 12:15pm None
No lunch talk
December 4, 2015 - 12:15pm Yi-Kuan Chiang (UT Austin)
Galaxy Proto-clusters as an Interface between Structure, Cluster, and Galaxy Formation
December 10, 2015 - 2:00pm ***SPECIAL LUNCH TALK*** Stephanie Juneau (CEA Saclay)
Supermassive Black Hole Growth and Extreme Gas Conditions in Galaxies
December 11, 2015 - 12:15pm Jared Gabor (CEA Saclay)
AGN Outflows and Variability in Galaxy Simulations
January 15, 2016 - 12:15pm Avi Shporer (JPL)
Science with orbital phase curves in the space age
January 29, 2016 - 12:15pm Tim Brandt (IAS)
Discovering and Characterizing Exoplanets with High-Contrast Spectroscopy
February 12, 2016 - 12:15pm Lauranne Lanz (IPAC)
Panchromatic View of Jet Feedback in Radio Galaxies
February 19, 2016 - 12:15pm Andrew Wetzel (Carnegie Observatories)
Reconciling Dwarf Galaxies with LCDM Cosmology
February 26, 2016 - 12:15pm Tim Beers
Chronography of the Milky Way's Halo System with Field Blue Horizontal-Branch Stars
March 3, 2016 - 12:15pm Erika Hamden (Caltech)
FIREBall: future UV observations of the circumgalactic medium
March 18, 2016 - 12:15pm Jim Fuller
March 25, 2016 - 12:15pm Rachael Beaton and Jeff Rich
April 1, 2016 - 12:15pm Dan Milisavljevic (CfA)
Deciphering the Encoded Debris of Supernovae
April 8, 2016 - 12:15pm Héctor Martínez-Rodríguez (U of Pittsburgh)
Neutronization in Type Ia Supernovae
April 12, 2016 - 12:15pm Dr. Jared Males (University of Arizona)
Magellan AO Leak Recovery
April 15, 2016 - 12:15pm No lunch talk
April 22, 2016 - 12:15pm Zheng Cai (UCO/Lick Observatory)
Cosmic Mammoth - Map the Most Massive Large-scale Structures in the early Universe
April 29, 2016 - 12:15pm No lunch talk
May 6, 2016 - 12:15pm Cameron Hummels (Caltech)
Revolutionizing our understanding of galaxy evolution through simulations of the CGM
May 13, 2016 - 12:15pm Anna Nierenberg (OSU)
Constraining Cold Dark Matter and Galaxy Formation with Lo Mass Galaxies
May 27, 2016 - 12:15pm Jonathan Stern (MPIA)
New Constraints on the Acceleration of AGN-driven Galactic Winds and on the Density Structure of the CGM
June 3, 2016 - 12:15pm Jack Burns (University of Colorado)
Cosmology from the Moon: The Dark Ages Radio Explorer (DARE)
July 22, 2016 - 12:15pm Vera Gluscevic
July 29, 2016 - 12:15pm Tim Morton